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Gonçalo Frota

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Gonçalo Frota is a Lisbon-based music journalist, who writes for Público. He is inspired by Billy Bragg’s idea that music should work as a trigger for change in our collective lives.

Articles by Gonçalo Frota

4/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

Mariza’s World

Mariza won the Best Artist category in the Songlines Music Awards 2016. Following the release of her first album in five years, Mariza makes sure fado is not a limitation. Mundo, she tells Gonçalo Frota, is her way of saying these are happy times

4/4/2024 12:00:00 AM

Cara de Espelho: Time to Protest

Alarmed by the far-right surge, Cara de Espelho have gathered members of some of Portugal’s best-loved bands to create something new, and urgently needed. Gonçalo Frota meets the group and attends one of their first shows

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